Porlock Toll Road
|Scenic Woodland Toll Road|
|Location Map ( geo)|
|To:||Pittcombe Head (SS840462)|
|Distance:||4.2 miles (6.8 km)|
The Porlock Scenic Woodland Toll Road provides a scenic and less-steep alternative to the A39 Porlock Hill. It first opened in the 1840s, and has a maximum grade of 1 in 14 (vs the 1 in 4 of Porlock Hill).
Toll prices are: £1.00 for bicycles, £1.50 for motorcycles, £2.50 for cars, £4.00 for cars with caravans/motor caravans, and £6.00 for light lorries (there's a 7.5T weight limit) and coaches.